Picture poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs


they took a picture of it because they didn't understand life so they looked at it and looked at it and looked but if you would have listened to your heart you never would have chosen the wrong love and your heart would have never been broken and if you didn't allow yourself to be… Continue reading Picture

Crazy town poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs

Crazy town

We work in a crazy town people scurrying falling over each other everywhere angry confused sick and tired of it all bumper to bumper traffic getting heavy filled with these painful needles and pins the alarm screams at us we wake we drop dead in bed we sleep our stomach growls we eat the monotony… Continue reading Crazy town

Bird poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs, Nature, Spiritual and beyond


the bird tweets his song the sun glows the wind blows the clouds form and the days are long nature will do what it does whether or not we are here the burden is ours for what we get out of life and although we can't blame God for everything who likely gets most the… Continue reading bird

What becomes of me poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs

What becomes of me

what will become of me? should I care, as I have so little control over a number of things? everything surely isn't about me, it is about the other and what they want. where have I come from? where am I going? I do not have these answers, for I haven't created all this. all… Continue reading What becomes of me

When this all ends poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs

When this all ends

When all this ends, it will be as though I've finally done enough. My life hasn't been about anything in particular. nothing stands out, nothing very notable. my achievements are goals unattained. I am not ambitious nor motivated anymore to acquire more things and such for status. I never became rich and famous. I searched… Continue reading When this all ends

The little tear poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs

The Little Tear

A little tear in reality pulling me apart it's a new world coming just around the bend from the old corner food mart it is through your mind you read your book you visualize and it's there trapping your thoughts as you look at things in front of you disappearing and reappearing in the footsteps… Continue reading The Little Tear

Life's ups and downs

Bastardy men

It is my wish no one suffers unjustly yet, bastardy men deserve their heads taken off for the pain and sorrow they've inflicted upon countless innocent souls they never learn they never grow they do good deeds out of ulterior motive they are all they will ever be bragging about suffering they've brought to trusting… Continue reading Bastardy men

Fairy tale under a spell a poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs

Fairy Tale under a Spell

Deep confusion chaos intrusion truth entraps our illusion like tree rooted forest ignorance in bliss staying drunk all the time makes life a sea of blur. doesn't get better than this until you sober up and cry it out. problems never go, they keep stewing in the pot called home wrecking. alone with you inside… Continue reading Fairy Tale under a Spell

When you became me, poem, steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs

When you became me

once you became me you were you again you should have stayed you all along and saved all the gray vanity for another rainy day but, if I could go back I would do it again the same way with more fervor and drink like we used to but, you can't go back God won't… Continue reading When you became me